Mining Essentials

For those involved in the Mining industry | taught by Robert Stevens
  • 152 Videos
  • 108 Quizzes

Course Curriculum

Mineral Deposits
158:07
Introduction
Mineral Deposits
Mineral Deposits
Formation of Mineral Deposits
Formation of Mineral Deposits
Formation - Hydrothermal
Formation - Hydrothermal
Clustering and Area Plays
Area Plays
Formation of Magmatic Deposits
Formation of Magmatic Deposits
Formation of Placer Deposits
Formation of Placer Deposits
Terminology – Alteration
Terminology - Alteration
Terminology - Gossan
Terminology - Gossan
Terminology - Supergene Alteration
Terminology - Supergene Alteration
Styles of Mineralization (e.g. veins, breccia)
Styles of Mineralization
Forms of Mineralization
Forms of Mineralization
Deposit Types
Grade and Tonnage
Grade and Tonnage
Porphyry Copper: Grade and Tonnage
Porphyry Copper: Grade and Tonnage
Porphyry Copper: Drilling, Mining and Formation
Porphyry copper: Drilling, Mining and Formation
Volcanic Massive Sulphide: Grade and Tonnage
Volcanic Massive Sulphide: Grade and Tonnage
Volcanic Massive Sulphide: Drilling, Mining and Formation
Volcanic Massive Sulphide: Drilling, Mining and Formation
Gold and Silver Deposits: Types
Gold Deposits: grade and tonnage, Drilling, mining, and styles
Gold and Silver Deposits
Uranium Deposits: Grade and Tonnage, Drilling
Uranium Deposits: Grade and Tonnage, Drilling
Uranium Deposits: Sandstone
Uranium Deposits: Unconformities
Diamond Deposits: Distribution, Grade and Tonnage
Diamond Deposits: Distribution, Grade and Tonnage
Diamond Deposits: Kimberlite Pipes, Drilling and Formation
Diamond Deposits: Kimberlite Pipes, Drilling and Formation
Geology Review
Mineral Deposit Review
Mineral Deposits Review
Diamonds
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Mineral Resources and Reserves, and Mining Technical Studies
92:06
Introduction to Mineral Resources & Reserves and Mining Technical Studies
Resources & Reserves Overview FREE
Resources & Reserves Overview
Mineral Resources & Reserves
Mineral Resources & Reserves
Reasonable Prospects for Extraction of a Resource
Reasonable Prospects for Extraction of Resource
USA - SEC Disclosure Differences
USA – SEC Disclosure Differences
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Metal Prices
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Metal Prices
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Cut off Grade
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Cut off Grade
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Capping High Assay Values (Nugget Effect)
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Capping High Assay Values (Nugget Effect)
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Mine & Mill Recovery
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Mine & Mill Recovery
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Metal Equivalents
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Metal Equivalents
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Dilution
Factors & Assumptions used in Estimations - Dilution
Resource & Reserve Estimate Case Studies
Block Models
Block Models
Preliminary Economic Assessments, Pre-feasibility and Feasibility Studies
Preliminary Economic Assessments, Pre-feasibility and Feasibility Studies
Components of Feasibility Studies
Feasibility Studies
Key Outcomes of Feasibility Studies
Introduction to Reporting and Disclosure Standards for Exploration and Mining Companies - National Instrument 43-101
Introduction to Reporting and Disclosure Standards for Exploration and Mining Companies - National Instrument 43-101
Background and Overview of NI 43-101
Background and Overview of NI 43-101
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Animations
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Course description

A complete mining industry overview covering everything from mineral deposits, exploration and financing through to mineral processing, environmental issues and more.

Curriculum includes:

  • Chapter 1: Industry Overview
  • Chapter 2: Geology
  • Chapter 3: Mineral Deposits
  • Chapter 4: Mineral Exploration
  • Chapter 5: Mineral Resources and Reserves, and Mining Technical Studies
  • Chapter 6: Mining
  • Chapter 7: Mineral Processing
  • Chapter 8: Environmental Considerations
  • Chapter 9: Evaluating Exploration Companies and Technical New Releases

Audience:

  • Investors
  • Lawyers (Qualifies for 11.5 CPD/CLE Credit Hours)
  • Accountants
  • Analysts & Brokers
  • Directors & officers
  • Regulators
  • Government employees
  • Investor Relations
  • Mining sector employees
  • Anyone with interest or involvement in the mining industry
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Instructor

Robert Stevens
Robert Stevens
Ph.D., P. Geo.

Robert Stevens is a professional geologist who is well known for his involvement in the mineral exploration community in Vancouver and for delivering dynamic and enlightening courses on the mineral exploration and mining industry to various industry participants and stakeholders.

  • Associate Dean of Natural Resources at the British Columbia Institute of Technology (BCIT)
  • Worked across Canada for a number of exploration companies and for provincial and federal geological surveys
  • Director of the Association for Mineral Exploration BC (AMEBC) since 2001
  • AMEBC Chairman from 2008-2010
  • Awarded the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of BC’s premier award for professional geoscience, the C.J. Westerman Memorial Award

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